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Why isn't my Android phone responding with USB connection?

I plugged in my USB connector to my computer and the device says it's "installed". I even waited a few minutes to make sure. Then when I tried to open up my media folder from the android phone on the ...
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Android phone images are not the correct resolution [migrated]

My android phone has an 8 megapixel camera meaning the resolution of the images should be 3,264 x 2,448. However when i plug my phone into my computer and view the details of the pictures, some are ...
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Windows 10 laptop can't receive call on bluetooth paired windows phone

I just upgraded my dell laptop x64bits from windows 8.1 to 10 and find it difficult to pick my calls on my laptop anymore since the upgrade. My windows phone is paired to it but it does not ring or ...
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how do I provision a hard phone for getonsip?

In provisioning a Cisco SPA 942 hardphone, branded Linksys, how do I finish the setup for getonsip (or onsip)? SIP Address: foo@getonsip.com Username: foo Domain: getonsip.com SIP Password: ...
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SIP server name Defaults to $VERSION for Cisco SPA 942 hard phone

In reading the fine manual for a Cisco SPA 942 IP phone, branded as Linksys: what is, in particular, meant by: SIP Server Name Server header used in responses to inbound responses. Defaults to $...
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How can I set up an off grid home phone network [closed]

Can I set up a home phone networking system (strictly within the house)( not intended for making REAL phone calls) So let's say... For a post shtf scenario... That I have a large home. If I'm on one ...
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While play audio from phone via bluetooth, I need to keep windows (system tray) media play on top of other windows

I play music through my pc from my phone via bluetooth. I am looking for a setting to keep the windows media player on top of all windows. I am also looking to control player with media keys or ahk ...
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Use a TRRS aux port as analog video output

I found a 4 pin (TRRS) aux cable lying around with 3 RCA outputs (video and 2 channel audio. It was originally made for a Xbox 360. This got me to wondering: Would I be able to have video output ...
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Convert email text to phone voice

Upon receiving an email, I would like to dial a phone number and relay the message via voice. It is assumed that a dedicated email address will be required, however, other solutions are acceptable. ...
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Change audio output of Windows Phone to mono

I recently switched to a Windows Phone, specifically the Microsoft Lumia 640. I am deaf in my left ear and I know that the iPhone has a feature that allows you to set the output of your headphones to ...
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Can I hook up another internet router to the phone line from the wall when the main router+modem is connected upstairs?

Us and the neighbors have been sharing an internet wifi connection through their router/modem one floor up from our apartment which has been working out ok. Streaming video works (just). However, the ...
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Unable to connect phone to android studio

Trying to get my phone connected so I can use it to test things I am trying to develop. My phone is LG G3. I verified that it is in developer mode. When I connect it to my computer I see the phone in ...
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Can I use Cat5/Cat6 instead of phone cables

I wonder if I can replace the phone cable that connects my DSL router to the box outside the building with a Cat5/6 cable. The phone cable in use has only two wires inside it. So, I was wondering if ...
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Why is it called flash for phones / tablets and install for PCs

Lets say that you want to change your device's operating system.For a phone or tablet we would say "today I am flashing cyanogenmod" but for PCs "today I am installing Ubuntu" although flash is used ...
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Is there a cloudLESS method to sync your files using your phone [closed]

Is there a way to sync all your files from phone to PC and vice versa using an app? if so could you please tell me which app does this for us? Thanks :)
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Find the physical location of a MAC address?

I want to find the physical location of a device, of which I only know its WiFi or Bluetooth MAC address. It is either an iPhone or Android phone. The device is not connected to a WiFi network, and is ...
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How to receive incoming calls on landline and mobile phone at the same time [closed]

Current situation a fixed landline for phone just one number: 123-456789 handled by one DECT base station with three phones one mobile (Windows) smartphone with its own mobile number, having wifi, ...
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How to call other phone in the same house and network

I have an analog phone (Panasonic KX-TS505MX) and it is connected to my modem router (ZTE F660) via POTS. My router modem have 2 POTS slot, my question is if I buy another phone, is it possible to ...
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Adding employee to directory [closed]

I have an Avaya phone switch in my small company. We have about 8 extensions for our employees. I recently added a new employee extension using the Avaya IP Office Manager V9 Software. The new ...
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How to make a website “phone aware”? [closed]

So here's the deal; I've got a website fully coded in desktop and phone versions, but I don't know how to make the website know that the device visiting the site is either a desktop computer or a ...
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Any Phone Adapter for Router/Modem?

I have Comcast as an ISP and want to add phone service. I am currently using a router/modem (Motorola Surfboard SBG6580) which does not have a phone jack. Is there an adapter I can use so I can plug ...
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Coax Splitter for Internet and Phone

I have a coax splitter before my cable modem so that I can also plug in the box that gives me my phone service. A crude ASCII drawing: wall | cable modem | / |-----< | \ | ...
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SPA504 SPA525 2nd Line Ringing when using first Line

Been fighting my provider for 8 months on this. Have SPA504 and SPA525 Phones. When on a call on line 1, when a 2nd call comes in, instead of ringing line 2, line 1 rings again. It flashes indicating ...
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Why does my laptop charge my phone even when it's powered down?

I have an HP Envy M6 with a USB 3.0 port next to its charging port, doesn't matter what state the Laptop is in, Sleep, Hibernated, and completely powered down. It never stops charging whatever phone ...
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Cisco IP Phone drops call when using group pickup

I have a cisco ip phone that is part of a group. When a call comes through, one phone rings for 3 rings and then rings the group (I believe this might be called a "Hunt Group"). If I group pickup ...
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Windows 10: Phones appearing in Network

Yesterday, Network listing on Windows 10 file explorer showed me one external phone. Thus, I changed my router WiFi password just in case. Nevertheless, I checked this today and I found 5 new phones ...
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Moving the ADSL modem: Best way of extending the cabling

I have had my phone company bring a direct cable from their FTTN switches in the basement to my living room. The cable they have used is a typical Cat5e. The company's modem has a RJ11 connector ...
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How to change MAC address on Windows Phone 8.1? [closed]

I did't find any method to change MAC address for Windows Phone devices, unlike the Android devices, so I want to know if there is a way to change my Lumia 525 MAC address.
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Is there a way to trustworthily say that certain phone number is a Skype number?

I was given a phone number. I suspect that a person doesn't directly own this number and/or isn't present in the country where this number has been registered (bound by country code), so I want to ...
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MacBook Pro Power over Ethernet support?

I've got recently a Cisco IP telephone. I've an MBP (15", Late 2011): Is there any way to enable PoE to test my phone? Or do I have to buy an extra PoE injector just for this purpose? Thanks in ...
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Windows found a driver for your device but encountered an error will attempting to install it

I am trying to install a driver for my SAMSUNG Galaxy Tab 4, and I need to install the SAMSUNG Mobile USB Compositite Device, because my device shows up in Unspecified, and I need Windows to recognize ...
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ubuntu phone - How to transfer photos from phone to ubuntu computer

I want to transfer my photos from my ubuntu phone to my ubuntu (actually Mint) computer.) I have tried via bluetooth without success. Can you even do that?
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Pinging My phone [closed]

I have recently lost my phone and I really need to find it I was searching on how to ping it for its location but I still haven't found any useful information. Is it possible I could ping it from ...
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How to use a Linux system as a land phone

I have a land line connection. I would like to receive and make calls using my computer. It is a basic land line connection which also provides broadband internet. I am not asking about VoIP. I ...
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How does a TAPI Modem work?

I am primarily a software developer, but a client has asked for some CRM software that can pull up the customers information via their phone number coming through the landline. After doing some ...
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making phone calls with computer (not voip)

I have an rj11 pci card on a computer I got. Is there a way I can plug it into my home phone jack and make calls? Does anyone know of a free software for Windows or Ubuntu that will work for that? ...
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Is there a way to redirect the sound output to the phone port? [closed]

I'm trying to figure out a way for my family to do WiFi calling (since reception is terrible in their neighborhood), and I found a great app (GrooVeIP) that will run on Android and allow them to make ...
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Is Chrome available on any Win8 phones? [closed]

I have a Nokia Lumia 520 I hate IE. I really want Chrome. There seem to be a few knock-off versions of Chrome on the Windows Store. Is there an official version? Is Chrome available on any Win8 ...
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Direct network between computers over phone line

I have two computers with modems, that are far from each other (different locations), and do not have internet acsess. I have hyperterminal, and so how would I connect the 2 machines together (with ...
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Android won't register SIP on FritzBox router

In the past I've used VoIP/SIP apps to call from my Android phone. Recently I got the upgrade to Android KitKat (4.4.x) and I've noticed that it includes SIP accounts natively (accessible through ...
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Seeing phone calls on my computer [closed]

I would like to setup my computer similar to how some TVs are set up, namely where when someone calls I get a small reminder in the corner with their number and caller id. This solution would have to ...
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Linksys SPA3102 back to back

Is it possible to connect two Linksys SPA3102 ATA devices "back to back", in the following manner: Phone <-> SPA <-> Router (LAN) <-> SPA <-> Phone What I am trying to achieve is to have ...
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Using an existing telephone system with Skype home service [duplicate]

I'm interested in migrating my current telco-based phone service to a more affordable VOIP solution. Because of this, I've decided to settle on Skype, which I've used for years and has been my choice ...
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identifying the device that an email has been sent from

If a person sends an email from nigeria. And the time stamp says pst (Pacific standard time) does this mean it has been sent by a phone that is registered in America. Would an email sent from a ...
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SMS syncable software for computer/phone? - Like iMEssage

I'm looking for software/app/something that allows me to use SMS on the computer. It would be awesome if it worked like iMessage and Mac, where you can have your convo and it will sync with the phone.
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Can Windows XP Mode access the telephone port on a computer? [closed]

I would like to use my Windows 7 PC as a telephone. I know of an undocumented feature called Phone Dialer (C:\Windows\System32\dialer.exe), but the interface of it is quite minimalistic and does not ...
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Can TP-Link router make phone calls?

I have a TP-Link router TL-WR340G (54Mbps Wireless Router) with DSL service provided by a local company which serves it over the landline phone. My landline cord is plugged into an ethernet router ...
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Lost Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 [closed]

I have lost my Samsung galaxy ace 2. There is a SIM card inside, i know my number and it still has some battery in it. Unfortunately i left the phone on silent and i don't have any phone tracking ...
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automated text to speech phone call from ubuntu server to deliver one time confirmation code

Basically, I want to implement the same type of system Google and other sites use to take someone's phone number, and call the number from the ubuntu server with an automated voice that presents them ...
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Recover Files from Verizon LG EnV3 (VX9200) Phone?

I am running into trouble trying to recover files from my Verizon LG EnV3 VX9200 phone. My computer, running Windows 7, will only read the phone as a Windows Portable Device and will not assign the ...